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    September 24, 2012
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>> is burning sense of lost evanston high school students remembering if freshman full of promise cut down by gunfire over the weekend. remembering and j.j. coleman. >> his friends are devastated evanston police say they are making progress in this case but so far no one is in custody as the investigation continues the
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community gathered tonight for a vigil to remember the 14 year- old. words cannot express how i even feel it's overwhelming but the outpouring of support. all touched in some way by j. j. coleman. when i heard it, i was thinking i wanted to succeed for him there was no doubt he loved sports his basketball coach said that he was respectful and hard- working capable of conquering the world. whatever she said his
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mind to he was going to be good at. he was the real deal, >> but what could have been ended with gunshots saturday night. he was shot and killed on the 1500 block of church street. red was j.j. is a favorite color and even though she had just started at the high-school students and teachers dressed in red today in his honor. i walked
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in a dark room and there is a big beautiful flower and i thought that's perfect to date. >> a memorial fund has been set up for his family. grief counselors will be at the school again tomorrow funeral arrangements are still being confirmed. >> another family is grieving tonight after a fight on the near south side police are not saying much joining us live with what we know. >> police say what we have right now is a death investigation the classification could change after they say a south loop man
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walked home in the early hours this morning after being beaten in a bar fight and die the victims identified by the medical examiner's office as 55 year-old joe sallust's described as a well liked and long known resident of this area an iron worker they say no one has an easy explanation for this police say he walked home after getting and what he told his girlfriend was a fight on the street outside a bar and he refused medical attention and refused police attention as well a short time later he was complaining of heart trouble they say and passed away within a matter of hours, they do not know whether that was the result of his injuries that's what the autopsy they hope will determine his family gathered at his home today along with friends who were too grief-
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stricken to talk about his loss the autopsy is scheduled for tomorrow. a man charged with beating in stabbing a prosecutor in the lake view, arrested after last week following an incident investigators say the cook county prosecutor sought to amend harassing a couple they thought was gay when he tried to help the men turned on him stabbing and beating him. no known appeal for former new jersey gov. ryan. the seventh u.s. circuit court simply denied the request and did not offer an explanation he was sentenced to six and a half years behind bars on corruption charges he is scheduled for release in july of next year a catholic priest in suburban evergreen park has resigned after being accused of sexual misconduct. he stepped down from his duties the
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archdiocese of chicago received a report in june saying miller was sexually involved with a minor at st. leonard perish more than 30 years ago the archdiocese has reported the case to d c f s and is sending a report to the vatican he is banned from performing any public ministry. musicians in management with the chicago symphony orchestra prepared to cut a deal concerts' are back on what the new contract gets final approval. the musicians went on strike just two hours before their scheduled performance. the terms of the proposed deal is not yet released. coming up, fire for a controversial book about relationships and trying to make chicago the world's most connected city, the mayor's plan to bring free wifi to a place near you.
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guidance counselor in coach fired by his school district for writing a racy book and is now suing. he is citing his first amendment rights. >> brian creek says he wrote this book to help empower women in their relationships the 44 page folk is sold on line one reviewer called it in a lightning into the other called a complete trash. i wrote an adult book for adults it's not for grade school students and not for high school students at all. he is a husband and father of two says the highly schedulesexual book is about relationships but his former employer says it's offensive to women and did evoke outrage from the township board members, he was fired from his job as a high-school guidance counselor and he quit as coach
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of the girls' basketball team. i was dumbfounded for quite a bit of time. it's been emotional. >> his attorney filed a $1 million lawsuit against this school district claiming that his first amendment rights were violated richard says his clients firing is political correctness run amok. >> illinois state treasurer dan
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roth effort headed $8.1 million to the global manufacturer keneco the largest on claimed asset return since the program began. now the treasurer once everyone to check the i cash in databases, more than one and a half billion dollars in cash and other valuables is just sitting there ready for you to claim them. while some say its pioneering a concrete defies gravity as it soars over streator bill others say it's an eyesore not even an example of the architects best work. the university intends to demolish it but preservationists say it
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has earned its right 10 stay in the city as a piece of history. it's been vacant since 2007 and no.northwestern wants to build in its place a biomedical facility that is supposed to bring 2000 new jobs into the area. one of the challenges for this building is that it's so young and that if it 10 years from now i don't think there will even be a debate about whether or not it should stay we need to think about our recent past as being an important contributor to who we are and where we're going. no. one decade after it goldberg's most
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favre work marina city. if you go to europe they maintain all their buildings and we just hear them down. officials say it is too small to reuse the university spokesman said: they are making the argument that if we do not destroy it apprentice then we will no longer have a cure for cancer and i know think that kind of hyperbole has any place in any kind of constructive dialogue. mayor emanuel moving on his goal to make chicago the most connected city. he is also planning to
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let high-speed broadband cable underground as the city replaces 900 mi. of water pipes. >> that will not only create company but it will give us the ability to have access to affective broadband that is also very fast. he wants to bring that access to 15 innovation's owns and said that 20 tech firms have committed to create more than 2000 jobs in chicago by 2015.
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jones reported that private romney speech now the obama campaign is capitalizing within at airing in ohio. mitt romney attacked 47 percent of americans who pay no income tax including veterans elderly and disabled doesn't the president have to worry about everyone? the ad points out that ronni paid an income tax rate of only 14 percent said that obama's ad is trying to fool people by mischaracterizing his view on the issue. campaigning aggressively in must win colorado the president said anti-american protests are bombs on the road to democracy. >> and ambassador was assassinated we had 20,000
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people killed in syria these are not bombs in the road these are human lives. ronni declaring himself a leader who will shape the events in the mideast not to be at the mercy of them. and secretary of state hilary clinton will gather in new york for the annual meeting of the united nations general assembly the middle east is expected to dominate discussions. russia and china is also on the table in sir block against sanctions against syria. this morning secretary of state hilary clinton addressed the issue saying the world will not tolerate mob violence. >> extremists are round the world are working hard to drive us apart we need to stand together to resist these forces in to support democratic transitions under way in north africa and the middle east. he
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is expected to say more about that tomorrow but today president barack obama was criticized for appearing on the view on abc and not meeting with the heads of state. an alert about the new form of the virus and it's proving deadly white pediatricians are urging kids to stay off of these at home and on the playground. and his music helped fuel the anti-apartheid movement and he never knew it.
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a new finding regarding breast cancer there are actually four distinct cancers. scientists found four major causes of a breast cancer, one is closer to an ovarian cancer the results explain why some treatments work so well for some women into not for others. a frightening finding in the u.k. where a man was diagnosed with an illness that appears to be a new virus the 49 year-old is currently in critical condition after traveling from saudia arabia where another man died from an almost identical virus. british health officials say while they will look closely for any signs of the virus spreading they do
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not believe there is any cause for alarm now. an alarming number of trampoline injuries occur each year more than 100,000 kids end up in the emergency room and despite warnings from pediatricians doctors are seeing the exact same type of injury, neck and head. the number of kids hurt has gone down slightly, now a strong statement has been issued to parents do not allow your kids to bounce on trampolines ever the biggest problems occur when someone larger, even a parent jumps with a child. >> if you'd like some mild weather that we had today we have details of a nice warm up next.
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the winds are slowly subsiding tomorrow it promises to be an absolutely gorgeous day but in parts of central illinois and the far southern sections around chicago it's possible you could see a shower or even a thunderstorm. time lapse pictures will show you absolutely nothing tonight blue sky all day today. no cloud cover. but the winds are the big story. right now we have a 14 mi. per hour wind at o'hare airport high-temperature today up to 70 degrees. we will show you those numbers in just a moment but look how far north and northwest the warm air extended about those numbers look at these overnight nolow
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temperatures. nothing like that tomorrow morning we expect our overnight low temperatures to be above 50 in most areas thanks to the continuing southwest breeze, tonight it's 62 across o'hare. breezy but clear out there. we have two systems we are watching one coming at us from the plains and another coming at us from canada. normally that might be the formula for showers and thunderstorms for chicago but timing is everything, here is the cold air looking at the upper air pitcher you conceded trying to drift off to the east
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but ames around the chicago area for much of the week. you can see the warm air does essentially envelop chicago. we're probably seeing some 80 degree air right here. wind speeds from about 10-16 mi. per hour and gusts are above 20 mi. per hour at times but notice that wins will be inclined to subside before picking up in a few days. wind will not be a problem for this week we are actually expecting an absolutely flawless week, we do not expect any rain if it did fall. there is the moisture out to the west. the cold front is producing a few showers in parts of northern lower michigan. here is the forecast for tonight:
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tuesday nights, partly cloudy lowe 51-57 degrees and wednesday we lose a few degrees. daytime high temperatures are expected to be in the '60s. >> coming up, he thought his music would be lost for ever, hal fame found to the sinr decades later.
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is searching for sugarman house self africana fans helped discover a mexican-american detroit musician and the same way the british rockers came to chicago in the early '60s. the city of detroit decrepit and gritty but at its heart to industries that have kept it's hard to beating cars and music. hard to beating, cars in and
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heart beating cars and music. >> while also working to keep his musical life. >> i always played music. >> the 70 year-old rodriguez recorded an album in 1959 motown hated it, the music capital of the world for recording and performing a time when a lot of other detroit musicians had huge fan base is domestically and internationally but rodriguez's music never sold in the u.s. anyways but he kept slugging away at manual labor. rodriguez, a human metaphor for detroit both facing setbacks but hardly defeated. exhibiting results
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resilience determination believing in better days ahead. while working and raising a family rodriguez took 10 years off to earn a 4 year college degree. >> how one can improve once the station in life... >> his lyrics were intelligent creative and reflective of reality, his ear and his city. lyrics inspired more by politics and romance >> i went to an office in detroit, i ran for mayor several times and the state council for michigan state rep. >> for the decorates he eked out a living doing backbreaking work in detroit his south african
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friends knew his music better than that of the rolling stones or elvis presley it was commonly thought that rodriguez was dead though his music survived. detroit's fortune saving the struggling large portion of the city's crumbling, harsh economic realities taking their toll on detroit and its people, the city and its native son of parents to have their best stage behind them. while across an ocean a lifetime rodriguez never could have imagined fans who memorized lyrics which inspired the political passion to be part of an upheaval that changed the face of their nation and that they would be the spark reigniting his musical career dormant for decades. i do think it's absolutely amazing that
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americans didn't catch on to his music. he crossed over into the consciousness. we continue our story wednesday night at 9 with a bit about chicagos role in his musical career and in the meantime you can find more information on our web site, we're providing a more in-depth look at his burgeoning career incredible things are happening for him all because of this documentary that showed how his fans came to rescue him. >> it's a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for golf fans coming up a look at the preparation . and the white sox tried to snap their five game losing streak.
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avenue to celebrate the ryder cup in features jenna mccarthy signature it was reported missing over the weekend two other golf balls have been brought indoors for safe keeping after that. with the money going to the ronald mcdonald house the one that was stolen was valued at $2,000 but it was expected to bring in a lot more during the sales. ryder cup u.s. vs. europe. it's a once-in- a-lifetime opportunity for fans and a financial boost to the area. >> this could be the biggest weekend ever outside in 19 ft. 10 to service. hot dogs and a trailer will serve as a second
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bar. the owner of madonna automotive will let fans parked in their lot for $30 per day of the event. it pays the bills with the economy the way it is today. >> is the first time the ryder cup friday saturday and sunday is taking place in illinois. they will be traveling to allstate's between the u.s. and europe. 40,000 visitors are expected to stay, 1800 journalists are covering it more than the number covering the n.c.a.a. is final four. it really is an international event seen by almost 500 million people worldwide television
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audience. the ryder cup is such a big deal that students at the nearby high school have the week off so that event organizers can use the school's parking lot. if users have a good experience here that will come back for business or pleasure. i think it's a great opportunity for us to be good masters of ceremony for the united states. >> >> we have a beautiful forecast to show you. notice the cloudiness coming out of the flames. it's unlikely that much will hit the ground. it's currently very dry. category 3 hurricane merriam. maximum winds
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are sustained at 120 mi. per hour. it's expected to turn to baja california. probably losing much of its steam by that point to become a tropical storm there is some indication that the moisture from the hurricane could find its way eventually into the southwestern u.s.. 73 tomorrow, a beautiful day even warmer in some areas. plenty of sunshine by all appearances both weekend days. it's not expected to be much of an issue but a good-looking 7 day
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the big expensive big bats finally comes out. this is one of those nights you want to remember. sometimes you can boil based boundbaseball down to a series of moments. first of three against cleveland. the problem here is that all hundred ds tried to score from first base on to double. safe. but no run. one- nothing despite robins argument adam don went out and got on his 40th of the year dead center field, three-to treatthree-two. the
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sox hang on 5-port and they needed it. 99 on at the dawn raid there. still trailed the socks by one. they
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loved what they saw from a dina and everybody is prepared for a congenial competitive and passionate three days of play. i think colleges going to be reachedroutine for the college team. i've said all along i think both teams are pretty much even and it's going to be a close match. chicago is an incredible sports town and they will be fired up. they will be the loudest any of these guys have ever seen to start off a golf tournament so we are going to try to get them going allowed in our favor. that is pretty much the consensus from fans media and the players all the
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lovey smith would not characterize it that way. today lovey was wearing a the blinders when asked about his team's so- so stacked page. >> if you let me finish, if you let me finish, no i don't need your help. if you look at our football team right now look at it as a whole to end wong, pretty good shape there are things to get worked out but we see improvement as much as anything. >> you cannot possibly believe some of the stuff he says but the packers gave up eight sacks in the first pass tonight in seattle and i think even love they would agree it's time to get the regular officials back on the field to correct the mistakes, this is the kind of stuff going on relatively on punished, he wiped out houston quarterback with a regular
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official mays would get kicked out of the game but bugs they did was flagged him. he came back and threw four touchdown passes in all. houston won the game but they are lucky they did not lose a quarterback. fidel is involved in the negotiations now and in fact i think they were talking during the games yesterday. it's terrible. that's the news for this monday nights. we are happy you shared your time with us.
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